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A new bridge technique for neutron tomography and diffraction measurements

Burca, G.; James, J. A.; Kockelmann, W.; Fitzpatrick, M. E.; Zhang, S.Y.; Hovind, J. and van Langh, R. (2011). A new bridge technique for neutron tomography and diffraction measurements. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 651(1) pp. 229–235.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2011.01.096
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Abstract

An attractive feature of neutron techniques is the ability to identify hidden materials and structures inside engineering components and objects of art and archaeology. Bearing this in mind we are investigating a new technique, “Tomography Driven Diffraction” (TDD), that exploits tomography data to guide diffraction experiments on samples with complex structures and shapes. The technique can be used utilising combinations of individual tomography and diffraction instruments, such as NEUTRA (PSI, CH) and ENGIN-X (ISIS, UK), but is also suitable for new combined imaging and diffraction instruments such as the JEEP synchrotron engineering instrument (DIAMOND, UK) and the proposed IMAT neutron imaging and diffraction instrument (ISIS, UK)

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2011 Elsevier B.V.
ISSN: 0168-9002
Keywords: tomography; diffraction; archaeometry; engineering; SScanSS software
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Item ID: 28913
Depositing User: Michael E. Fitzpatrick
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2011 16:01
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 10:38
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28913
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